Dance Clubs in Leicestershire and Rutland

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Leicestershire Victorian Dancers 7.00 - 9.00pm
Seagrave Memorial Hall, Green Lane, Seagrave, Leics., LE12 7LU
We are a friendly group who try and recreate the dances of the 19th century. We also look at other period dances, if there is an interesting Ball upcoming!
All welcome, no need for a partner. Accompanied children also welcome. Cost is £1 per person and we have tea drink and members often bring cake and biscuits.
Open practices are suitable for those with no experience. Other Sundays are for those with some experience and for more complex dances
Mel Wilson, 0116 2604442,



RSCDS Leicester Branch Scottish Country Dancing
1.30 - 3.30pm; General class for all levels of experience
Beginners welcome, no need to bring a partner
St.Stephens United Reformed Church, De Montfort Street, Leicester, LE1 7GB (junction of De Montfort street and New Walk)
Doris Buchanan, 0116 2415857



Burbage Folk Dance Club   8.00pm (alternate weeks)
Sketchley Hill Primary School, Burbage
Click here to see the 2013-14 programme
Ian, 01455 238690

RSCDS Leicester Branch Scottish Country Dancing
7.30pm; Separate classes for beginners and experienced dancers
Beginners welcome, no need to bring a partner
St.Stephens United Reformed Church, De Montfort Street, Leicester, LE1 7GB (junction of De Montfort street and New Walk)
Doris Buchanan, 0116 2415857


Countesthorpe U3A   2.00 - 3.30pm 2nd & 4th Mondays
Countesthorpe Village Hall, LE8 5TB
Patsy, 0116 2776259

Glenfield Folk   7.30 - 9.30pm
Memorial Hall, Stamford Road, Glenfield, LE3 8DL
Regular weekly meetings under instruction from Pauline and John Osband start again on 29 September 2014 through to the end of March 2015
Pauline & John, 0116 2393534

Loughborough Folk Dance Club   7.30 - 10.00pm;
St. Peters Social Centre, Storer Road, Loughborough, LE11 5EQ
Everybody welcome; Click here for the Autumn 2014 programme
John 01530 223957;  Roy 0116 367 3966; Lynne 01509 210705



Burton Overy Dancers   8.00pm
Burton Overy Village Hall
John Wilson 0116 2703882
or John Pollard 01162592406

Charnwood Squares   8.00pm
AylestoneParish Hall, Aylestone
Mary Walker, 0116 2856851

Quorn Folk Dance Club   7.30pm
Quorn Village Hall; click here for the 2013 -14 programme or here for the public dances
Pauline Kinch, 01509 413762,


Elmesthorpe Folk Dance Club   7.45pm
Elmesthorpe Village Hall, Wilkinson Lane,
Elmesthorpe, LE9 7SP
on the second and fourth Fridays of each month
Click here to see the 2014 programme
Pat, 01455 272659 or Peter, 01455 823093

Friday Folk 8.00pm
St. Matthews Centre, Malabar Road, Leicester
Richard Spendlove, 1006 2733873

International 2nd & 4th Friday afternoons
St Anne’s Church Hall
Geoff Weston, 0116 285832

Rutland Folk Dance Club   8.00 - 10.00pm
Town Hall, North Street East, Uppingham, LE15 9PY
We are a friendly club who welcome new members and visitors . Our dances are all fully explained and called, suitable for all abilities. Our aim is for enjoyment and exercise. Club nights are £2.00, visitors £2.50 which includes a tea/coffee and biscuit in the interval.
Bronwyn Taylor, 0116 2432302, click here to email.

Soar Valley U3A   2.30 - 4.30pm 2nd & 4th Fridays
Sutton Bonnington Village Hall
Bas Butler, 01509 673137


Red Fox Ceilidhs   A regular ceilidh series, complete with live music and a real ale bar, taking place on Sawday Street in central Leicester, LE2 7JW.
See What’s On page or website for dates and details of the caller, band and half-time entertainment
Alice Little, 07838251368,


This page last updated on 21 July, 2014